Iced Coffee Recipe

Iced coffees are delicious on a hot summer day. They are very easy to make and you can make the recipe your own by adding a variety of syrups  and other ingredients. Here we give you not just one iced coffee recipe but three.

Equipment needed

1. Tall glasses for coffee. You’ll find some ideas of tall glasses in our articles on best cups to serve coffee.

2. Blender for the second and third recipe

1. Iced Coffee Recipe (With Floating Ice cubes) – Serves 1

Iced Coffee Recipe

​Ingredients

IngredientsQuantity
Cold espresso or strong coffee (chilled in the fridge)100ml
Cold Milk200 ml
Sugar (optional)2 tsp or to taste
Flavoured syrup (Optional)2 tsps
Ice cubes4-5

METHOD

Stir the espresso, milk, sugar & syrup in a tall glass.

Add ice cubes and serve

*Use coffee flavoured iced cubes to prevent your iced coffee from getting diluted with regular ice. Make coffee flavoured iced cubes by cooling down left over strong coffee or espresso and freeze in an ice tray. Once set, make sure you put them in a sealed freezer bag. This will stay fresh for about a week or ten days.

2. Coffee Frappe - Iced Coffee Recipe (With Crushed Iced Cubes) - Serves 1

IngredientsQuantity
Cold espresso or strong coffee (chilled in the fridge)100ml
Cold Milk150ml
Sugar (optional)2 tsp or to taste
Flavoured syrup (Optional)2 tsps
Crushed ice1 cup
Whipped creamTo Garnish

METHOD

Place all ingredients except the crushed ice in a blender.

Add the crushed ice and blend till smooth

Serve in a tall glass and top with whipped cream and some more syrup.

*Replace the syrup with 1-2 chocolate cookies like Oreos and make yourself a cookies n cream version

Coffee frappe

3. Indulgent Mocha Coffee Shake - Iced Coffee Recipe (With Ice Cream) – Serves 1

​Ingredients

IngredientsQuantity
Cold espresso or strong coffee (chilled in the fridge)100ml
Cold Milk100 ml
Chocolate flavoured Icecream1 scoop
Milk Chocolate barGrate over as garnish
Whipped creamTo top

METHOD

Add the espresso, milk and ice cream and blend till smooth.

Pour into a tall glass.

Top with whipped cream

Grate chocolate over serve.

*Substitute the whipped cream and grated chocolate for another scoop of ice cream and chocolate syrup for a change.

Iced Coffee Recipe

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